MSI B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7A34)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics143% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive245% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemMicro-Star MS-7A34
MotherboardMSI B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7A34)  (all builds)
Memory26.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190123
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 11 '19 at 18:53
Run Duration229 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Memory 78.1
1-Core 100
2-Core 194
72% 124 Pts
4-Core 358
8-Core 624
62% 492 Pts
64-Core 830
56% 830 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
143% Outstanding
Lighting 499
Reflection 511
Parallax 630
131% 546 fps
MRender 270
Gravity 557
Splatting 294
144% 374 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 143%
Great: 146%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$84
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1942 766 571 570 568 570 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
245% Outstanding
Read 2,340
Write 2,046
Mixed 1,479
SusWrite 831
374% 1,674 MB/s
4K Read 55.6
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 70.9
233% 78.6 MB/s
DQ Read 763
DQ Write 511
DQ Mixed 687
499% 654 MB/s
Poor: 180%
This bench: 245%
Great: 322%
Crucial BX100 250GB-$99
232GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 364 363 364 364 362 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Read 491
Write 365
Mixed 337
SusWrite 364
87% 389 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 74.9
4K Mixed 37.2
128% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 196
164% 238 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 103%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$88
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 160 161 160 162 162 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 122
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 160
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
206% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 104%
Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 16GB-$8
14GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.3 16 12 5.5 22 4.3 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
9.91% Terrible
Read 38
Write 5.3
Mixed 9.3
SusWrite 11.1
17% 15.9 MB/s
4K Read 8.4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.6
52% 3 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 9.91%
Great: 24%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3000 C15 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2800 MHz clocked @ 1400 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
98% Outstanding
MC Read 38.6
MC Write 34.6
MC Mixed 33.9
102% 35.7 GB/s
SC Read 23
SC Write 36.3
SC Mixed 29
84% 29.4 GB/s
Latency 84.2
48% 84.2 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 98%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7A34) Builds (Compare 373 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 80%
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Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK ARCTIC (MS-7A34)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $775
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